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started washingtons to strengthen the inside of aging pipes by putting liners in them. and now that the leak has happened, maybe they will expedite the plans to do that. vick lee, abc 7 news. >>> well moving on from the flood. walnut creek police hope several new surveillance photo will track down 2 kidnappers. this ace picture of one of the wanted men. 2 are suspected of abducting a woman on november 7th at the shade land business park. police say the pair grabbed 57-year-old woman tied her up and blindfolded her. they then drove her car to several atm and forced her to withdraw money. police say they made one big mistake. >> at one point did he have a mask on and in the video after about a minute or 2 he actually covers the face again so it would appear that he just let down his guard for a brief moment. >>reporter: investigators say the kidnappers used the names autopsy bring and david for the victim police tell us she has mostly covered from her injuries but it is of course a trauma tightsing event. >>> former san francisco school work whor terrorize women in the mis
but effective. 12 and 14 in the fears half. driving score. can't even get a word in. you washington at the present time. >> i'm a target here. go ahead keep going. >> tiger shoot 52 percent from the field. the had 18. gailts first loss 76-66. pacific awitnessing the winner between cal georgia tech rate now. the steal robert carter junior. hoop and foul. yellow jacket up too. showing some up rate hear. jason morris thank you. georgia tech leading 32-31 late in the fears half. sanford winners over northern iowa in the battle for atlanta tournament in the bahamas. football team formula is simpl simple. beat ucla tomorrow at the rose bowl and pack 12 north chance leak the cardinal the bruins coming off huge win. cinch the pack 12 south with win over usc this past saturday. easterny should stanford beat ucla to win the north. 2 teams play again if the pack 12 championship game week from today. >> that's town the road and this is one week of prosecute and one game and all we are concept at any rating on. if something else happens after that that's great. >> i'm counting on th
. this is abc news, washington. >> let's go back and talk about the storm coming in. sandy is in for spencer tonight. this is a doozy. >> it is going to be indeed da dan. it's already starting to intensify. rainfall in santa rosa check out the winds over the higher terrain gusting 40 to 50 miles an hour. even 60 miles per hour wind gust writ now at the lower elevation we now at the lower elevation we are let's check out live doppler 7 let's check out live doppler 7 hd. becoming active. we havew 32 miles an hour out of the south east. heavy rain and strong winds for the morning strong winds for the morning rush hour. rain continues on all this moisture will only do intensify the rainfall here in the bay area so we get dumped on here. 11:00 p.m. tonight the front is approaching the north bay and we'll start to see the rainfall picking up. at 4 a.m. heaviest rain orange and yellow still centered in the north bay. notice the slow moving nature of the storm. at 6:00 a.m. it's barely pressing south and east. that's where we will see some gusty winds continuing. potential for thunde
the influence for years to come. he lives on on line. abc news, washington. >> men whale secretary of state hillary clinton is now in the middle east hoping to end the week of fighting between israel and hamas militant. clinton met with israeli prime minister this evening about a cease fire to which the prime minister says his country would be a willing partner. about rocket continue to be fired for a seventh straight day and israel concedes it targeted and killed 3 palestinian journalist saying they had ties to militants. >> back here a one day strike at the port of oakland ended earlier than planned. the strike was by custodial maintenance worker who oppose cut to retirement benefit. some independent truckers who could not get that the port say they were losing about 400 dollars in wages per truck. yawn workers tonight agree to resume contract negotiations. the port reopened by 7 tonight. 2 hours earlier than actually expected and scheduled. last ditch effort to save hostess has failed. company says mediation talk with the baker and confection union broke down late today without an a
this weekend. you see sce 1936 the outcome of the last washington redskins home game has correctly predicted the winner of 17 out of 18 elections if you can believe that. if the red scans win, incumbent party wins, if the redskins lose so does the incumbent. they face the panthers and redskins are 3-5. we shall see. more precise election results, stay with "abc 7 news" on tuesday. get realtime results on we'll have live updates all night long and on -- we hope you will spend the night with abc news. >> hundreds lined up at apple stores to get their hands on the new ipad mini. what happens if it slips out of your hands? jonathan bloom has some insight. >> even before dawn close to hundred people waited in line in the downtown apple store for a chance to wrap their fingers around this. >> that is my new baby. >> she was here to buy a phone charger but she accidentally fell in love. >> i love it. i have been waiting for this for a long time. especially for women, it's nice to fit it in the purse. >> if you don't carry one of these bags. >> it's a little too big. >> i
: president obama is back in washington tonight. he and his family arrived at joint base andrews. before leaving chicago he spoke to two top leaders of congress and reiterated the need to reduce the deficit, cut taxes for the middle-class and create jobs. lawmakers expressed their willingness to work with one another. >> i'm not suggesting we compromise on our principles, but i am suggesting to commit ourselves to create an atmosphere where we can see common ground where it exists and cease it. >> it's better to dance than fight. it's better to work together. everything doesn't have to be a fight. everything doesn't have to be a fight. that has been the way it's been last couple years. >> dan: they are at disagreement. they differ on the timetable. boehner prefers to wait until the congress is seated. reid wants coming to get the work done immediately. back here, long time congressman pete stark has been ousted by his opponent. he has been in congress important four decades. he was key architect for president's agenda. but his opponent won. two democrats appeared on the ballot because of
teams competing on a national level in washington, d.c. last year's winner was a girl from cupertino. >> san mateo area is most zen area. where religious populations live san jose bay area has most buddhists per capita. 1.2% consider themselves as buddhists. san francisco and los angeles round out the top five. birmingham, alabama had the smallest percentage. >> you can expect a huge tax increase next year. they agree we need tax cuts not right now but can't figure out how to get it done. we'll break down the political object stack kalgs next. >> it is chilly again outside but leigh says there is a bit of a break. >> the 49ers and rams gave several chances to win. it went to ♪ ♪ we were skipping stones ♪ and letting go ♪ over the river and down the road ♪ [ female announcer ] at nature valley, we know nature comes together in amazing ways. that's why we bring together natural ingredients, like dark chocolate with toasted oats, or sweet golden honey. perfect combinations of nature's delicious ingredients, from nature valley. ♪ ♪ i was thinking that i hope this never ends
hope to provide context. >> reporter: she will be live blogging from washington on policy mike, writing for a generation of college student who is don't often have tvs or radios. >> the internet is the main access. >> reporter: the canking land w's scape chaimpls how we cover it. remember, four years ago, the ipad didn't exist. now there is a possibility you are watching with one of these in your lap. >> big news evens are experiences for people watching tv and at the same time on their mobile phone or with a tablet. >> reporter: while the biggest races are featured on tv, you can find live results in our mobile apps as well as on the web site. and the social media team will be reading. >> we will be looking for what people are talking about, about the election. >> reporter: twitter will be watching and updating its political index, or twindex. on the eve of the election, it showed a race too close to call and even closer in the swing states. in san francisco, jonathan bloom, abc7 news. >> well, if you have trouble voting tomorrow, you can report any problems to abc7 news. we have elec
for more than 300 yards and 4 touch downs. this one to pierre. washington led 28-3 at the half. cowboy make a game of it as tony threw for contrary high 4 41 yards. this touched down to bryant. cut the lead to z.but they got to closer. washington wins. 3 38-31 both teams 5 and 6. for jets fans not whole lot to give thanks for. tonight they got embarrassed by new england. tom brady to former cal star shane he takes it down the side line for 83 yard touch down. the patriots break it open with a 35 point second quarter. how bad did it get for new york. sanchez runs into offensive line man. fumble the the ball and gregory returns it 32 yards for another score. the patriots win a laugher. 70th annual big bone game was marred today when san jose suffered a neck injury and had to be taken off the field by ambulance. he's now listed in fair condition. another big crowd filled the stands for this south bay thanksgiving tradition. san jose came in undefeated but this game belonged to lincoln. christopher or tests finds the score and cruise 55-13, 15 straight win in the series. 89th t
, period. behind it all. this man. november quist. considered one of the most powerful men in washington. sentences he worked for ronald reagan in the 1980's he's gotten virtually every elected republican to sign a pledge promising no tax increases. >> taxpayer friendly congress. >>reporter: sign to it help electricityed don't violent it for fear of getting hammered for breaking the word. >> how many of these things have been signed. >> thousands over the years. >>reporter: he keeps them on file. n boehner pledge signed 20 years ago. >> nobody signed this 10 years ago, 18 years ago 20 years ago are they still bound by it. >> no. >>reporter: when you got married did your wife make a promise when you borrowed money to bite house. that mortgage that was 10 years ago. you still asking fo me for money. if you make a commitment you mick a commitment. >>reporter: biggest obstacle to any deal that raises taxes but with budget chris's on the horizon and reelected president insisting on tax increases some republicans are now thinking the unthinkable. ditching the pledge. >> i will violate
. keannan allen is not going to lay no, ma'am night in the game against washington. he hurt his knees last week. perhaps after cal's last game is when he is going to come back. we may not see him again. we had it highlighted and he ran down with 1:16 and landed on his left letd knee. the question is where do you put your best player out on special teams when you are down by three touchdowns and minute left. that is not smart. offensive coordinator talked about what allen's absence means to the bears. >> there is no way you don't miss a guy like that. >> we had a lot that played a lot this year for us. it's like anything. it's been a growing process. they have been maturing. those guys will step up and we'll have a heck of a game. >>> to college football on saturday, starts with oklahoma at iowa stated. prime time game features the heisman front-runner, colin cline. n.f.l. the raiders going for their third straight win against tampa bay. bucks running back doug martin. look at the break out. racked up 214 yards and too touchdowns against the vikings. >> he is guy that can do a lot of differ
nancy pelosi linesp dozens of women why she wants to keep her job in washington. israel launches an assault on gaza including this assassination, who was killed and why. >> dan: there has been a lot of speculation that nancy pelosi might step down after failing to win back the house, tonight she says she will ask her democratic colleagues to keep her on in the house of represent i identifies. mark matthews for the reason. >> all the women elected, she announced she would like to stay on as the house minority leader. >> we have work to do. i have made a decision to submit my name to my colleagues to once again serve as the house democratic leader. [ applause ] >> she failed in her drive to take back the house, but that is not going to count against her? >> my colleagues made it very clear. i think they must have coordinated with each other because their message was clear, don't even think of leaving. >> on election night it became democrats would not be taking back the house, i asked the spokesman for democratic committee if she failed? >> she is the best fund-raiser in the histor
in line. this was a food bank in washington, d.c. the president was joined by his wife and daughters. meantime, back here, a san jose girl's birthday wish is helping feed the needy. ten-year-old heard about the turkey gap at sacred heart community service. so suil yeah turned it into a fund-raiser raising about $400 for sacred heart. >> i want everybody to have a nice thanksgiving. >> dan: how sweet is she. that money helped close the gap and provide food boxes to more than 4,000 people. this is the 48th year for their annual food giveaway. the next big drive is toys. it will need about 17,000 toys before christmas. well done, happy birthday. >> we know it goes hand in hand what about older technology. what about older technology. would the average get 36 months interest-free financing through thanksgiving weekend at sleep train, and save $400, $500, up to $600 on beautyrest and posturepedic. even get 3 years interest-free financing on serta icomfort and tempur-pedic. plus, free same day delivery, set-up, and removal of your old set. when brands compete, you save. but mattress price
monitoring closely tonight. 4 states maine minnesota maryland and washington all of those 4 states have marriage equality ballot measures or referendum so following it very closely. this is 7 news. >>> thank you. >> well let's talk about one of the many proposition on the ballot. proposition 34 would repeal the death penalty in california. >> 7 news reporter live in sacramento with more on that. heather? >> you we are on the main ballroom floor of the sheraton grand here in sacramento. 34 campaign is upstairs in another room. didn't want to misrepresent what is behind us. i checked nem with them and said they are not expecting meaningful results as far as the returns, tonight. polling up until today has shown 34 leading. prop 34 would repeal the death penalty and replace it with life in prison without the possibility of parole. that is for murder conviction going forward and for all of the 7 25 inmates currently on death row. 130 million dollars a year would be saved and we won't risk executing an innocent person. opponent dispute the savings estimate saying it will also be expen
. this is abc news washington. >> further into this, 2 weeks ago the fbi met with general petraeus. agents thought that petraeus computer had been hacked. they discovered evidence of his relationship with paula broadwell. broadwell is a graduate of the united states military academy at west point. she spent 15 years in the military. broadwell has described mr. petraeus as her mentor. she is married with two children. as for petraeus wife she works in the administration helping returning service member find financial security and fighting off bank that is prey on them while they are away. she and david petraeus as you heard have been married 37 years. hers is a military family. her great great grandfather fought in the civil war. her own father retired 4 star general. over the couple nearly 4 decades together the family moved 24 times following petraeus career. holly raised 2 children. >>> san jose police identified a suspect in the murder of woman in san jose. here is troy police say listed on records as one of the residents of the house along with his wife but police not identif
of broadwell was brilliant move by a company seeking an evenly in washington. >> people did not have to know she was the mistress. they knew he was friends with her so anyone in the agency would know this is someone petraeus is favorable towards. >>reporter: broadwell is not the only woman who seems to have tried to benefit from her ties to general petraeus. tampa socialite jill kelly allegedly used the cia director name in an effort this summer to broker a contract for a 4 billion dollar energy facility senior officials of the south korean government. according to new york businessman adam victor. >> miss kellyy made it clear to me that general petraeus put her in this position and that's why she was able to have access to such senior levels. they were essentially doing a favor for general petraeus. >>reporter: brian ross reporting. >> major settlement announced today over the 2010 oil spill in the gulf of mexico. worth environmental disaster in history. bp agreed to pay a record 4.5 billion dollars and also pleading guilty to criminal charges related to the death of 11 workers and l
confirmation battle she almost certainly would have the votes to be confirmed. this is abc news washington. >>reporter: oregon mother is drawing national attention for giving her 7-year-old daughter medicine marijuana t.she was diagnosed with law chemoia in july. after rupd of chemo doctors said she might need a bone marrow transplant. mother decided to give her about half gram of cannabis oil a day. she believes that is what led to her remission. doctors caution marijuana is not a cure for cancer nor is it safe to give to children. but minor canen row l in oregon medical marijuana program if the child parent or legal guardian an is consenting. >> new warning today for people who eat pork chop. consumer report provided this video of test on nearly 200 pork sample and get this. lab test show 69 percent of them were contaminated with bacteria that sicken about 100,000 people each year. health experts say you can avoid the problem by properly cooking pork and of course remember washing your hand always after touching raw meat. >> new research shows parts of the bay area have higher ra
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